The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Barcelona to Girona will cost around £ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.
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Of the 7 trains that leave Barcelona for Girona every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 86 km distance in an average of 38 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 38 m .
The slowest trains will take 39 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||53 miles (86 km)|
|Average train duration||38 min|
|Average train ticket price||£15 (€17)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Renfe EUROMED, Renfe or Renfe AVE|
Trains from Barcelona to Girona cover the 53 miles (86 km) long journey taking on average 38 min with our travel partners like Renfe EUROMED, Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £15, but the average price of train tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Girona.
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Renfe is Spain’s national train provider operating freight and passenger trains on Spain’s extensive railway network as well as international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 for qualified travellers. You can use these savings offers and discount cards on Omio when booking your Barcelona to Girona trip. Renfe has a vast fleet of trains with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The Renfe AVE trains run at high speed and serve long-distance routes, Alvia trains combine high-speed and normal speed trains serving domestic routes, Altaria serves domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed offers domestic routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant trains serve regional commuter routes and Trenhotel offers night train routes.
Renfe has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Renfe tickets between Barcelona and Girona and when travelling by train:
The route between Barcelona and Girona is serviced by the Spanish state-owned railway company Renfe, with 16 traditional and two high-speed trains each day. All journeys are direct, and take between about 40 and 80 minutes to complete.
There are 18 trains from Barcelona to Girona each weekday. The earliest leaves at about 7:00 am and the last at about 10:00 pm. The trains leave approximately hourly.
The train journey between Barcelona and Girona is relatively quick, taking between 40 minutes and just over an hour. (Most trips lrave from Barcelona Sants, the central railway station. All of these trips take 40 minutes to complete. Journeys departing from other stations take longer.)
Departure train station: Most of the trains (15 of the 18 daily trains) headed from Barcelona to Girona leave from the Barcelona Sants station - the main station in Barcelona. The station is situated in west Barcelona, and is easily accessed by metro trains, bus or taxi.
One midmorning train each day leaves from the Sant Adreu Comtal, set in a traditional area of Barcelona, and linked to the main station by metro lines. The final departure of each day is from the Barcelona El Clot Arago station, set in the Sant Marti district of Barcelona. This station is also linked to the main station by the commuter rail service.
Arrival train station: The arrival station, in all cases is the Girona main station. Girona is a deeply historical attraction; the station is about 0.6 miles from the historical city centre. The local bus station is right next door, and the centre is also well served by taxis. An underground passenger facility offers numerous shops and restaurants.
Only Renfe, the Spanish state-owned train operator, travels from Barcelona to Girona, using mostly traditional (not high-speed) trains. (Only the two later evening journeys from Barcelona Sants each day offers the high-speed service through Renfe AVE.) The distance covered is short - just over 50 miles. The journey, in most cases, takes about 40 minutes. All trains travel a direct route between Barcelona and Girona.
First and second class travel is available. First class travel offers more comfortable seating in leather seats, plus a newspaper. The two high speed trains each day offer second, second+ and first class travel. The major difference between the classes is the level of seating comfort.
Each passenger is allowed three pieces of luggage. The combined weight of the luggage should not exceed 25 kg. Bicycles are allowed as long as they are folded and placed inside a protective cover. Small pets are accommodated on board, as long as they are kept in a container.
Assistance for the disabled is available, and should be arranged prior to the date of departure.
Ticket prices vary considerably during each day. Booking online is advisable, to allow for comparison of prices at different times, and between traditional and high-speed trains. Booking in advance also allows the securing special deals, as does flexibility with respect to dates.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Girona.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Barcelona Sants, is located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre of Barcelona.
The most popular arrival train station, Girona, is located 0.5 miles (781 m) away from the city centre of Girona.
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